Ainsley Abbott writes erotic romance and erotic historical romance. She was born and raised in Michigan. She majored in English at university, receiving a Bachelor's in English, with Creative Writing Emphasis. Her first publication was at the tender age of nine. She's now published in other genres, and teaches creative writing to adults and children.
Ainsley's love of travel brought her to Australia, where she met and married the man of her dreams. She now resides in Victoria, on the southern coast, with her true love, her son and daughter, and a medley of cats and dogs. Besides writing, she enjoys rainforests, the sound of the surf, rip-roaring thunderstorms, crackling fires and exotic locales.
When a troop of Yankee soldiers invades her Louisiana plantation home, Catey Allendale must face them alone. With her parents dead and her two brothers off fighting the war, Catey orders her younger sister, Sarah, to flee. Armed with only her father's ancient musket, she confronts the men alone, hoping once they realize Allendale plantation has nothing to offer, they'll move on.
But handsome, hazel-eyed Lieutenant Jess Granger knows how his sadistic commanding officer treats Confederate women. This dark-haired, delicate beauty will have no chance once Leroy Clemens arrives. If Jess claims the girl first, he might be able to protect her from the lustful whims of Clemens and the others.
Catey realizes Granger's plan is her only real hope of survival. She has no choice but to surrender herself to Jess, who surprises her with exquisite sensual delights. Jess may have captured her body, but will her Yankee lover ever truly capture her Rebel heart?
Reader Advisory: This book contains a forced seduction scene.
The promised toast Jemimah Murphy offered her deceased grandmother was one she'd never forget. As her great-great-grandmother's home-made elderberry wine trickled down her throat, a poof and flash sent her reeling and the most delectable man she'd ever seen suddenly appeared. Brian, she discovered to her utter amazement and delight, was her personal genie.
Brian's reason for existence was to pleasure Jemi and fulfil her deepest sexual desires. His fiery lovemaking introduced her to passionate, sensual experiences she'd never believed possible.
But the magical wine diminished each time Jemi summoned her lover, and both Brian and Jemi knew their perfect fantasy would inevitably have to end.
Could Jemi live with only memories to warm her heart and her bed? Unless....